26106Re: [SCA-JML] New to group
- Aug 10, 2009On Aug 10, 2009, at 2:08 PM, Janet wrote:
> Greetings:Greetings, and welcome to the madhouse. :)
> My name is HL Uesugi Yamaneko. I live in Trimaris and am the
> Seneschal of the Shire of Amurgorod. I am a heavy weapons fighter
> and combat archer and sometimes do equestrian. Both my son and I
> both love anything and all things japanese. I came across your yahoo
> group and could not wait to join to be able to talk with other SCA
> Japanese personas.
> I am trying to document my given name of Yamaneko. (mountain cat) I
> have passed the Yama part but am having a time finding any pre 1700
> reference names with the ending neko.
> If anyone can help me it would be greatly appreciated
Bad news for the name -- you *won't* be able to document it as it's
not (sorry to say) a name. Yamaneko, for the record, is the Japanese
word for "wildcat" or "lynx."
- << Previous post in topic Next post in topic >>